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Bug#523801: Returns invalid Version objects on packages without candidate versions

On Sun, Apr 12, 2009 at 07:47:15PM +0200, Julian Andres Klode wrote:
> > On Sun, Apr 12, 2009 at 05:13:43PM +0100, Enrico Zini wrote:
> > >     # python-apt should not raise an exception at this point
> > >     try:
> > >         dummy = ver.raw_description
> > It has to raise an exception because you are trying to get a raw description
> > from a non-existing version.
> Not true, I just overlooked that it already checked for ``pkg.candidate is None``.
> I have fixed the issue now and will upload the fixed version in a few minutes.
> The problem was that (in apt.Package.candidate) I did not check the return value
> of self._pcache._depcache.GetCandidateVer(self._pkg) and simply returned a
> Version object. Sorry!

No problem, thanks for fixing it quickly.  Today I'll upload the new
version of apt-xapian-index that depends on the new python-apt, solving
the problem.



GPG key: 1024D/797EBFAB 2000-12-05 Enrico Zini <enrico@debian.org>

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